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Learn to Budget

You are young - you have so many places to be, things to do, items to buy! But hold it, your parents give you a weekly allowance of $25 - how will you ever determine how many things you can buy and what things you can afford to do with your friends? When it comes to saving and spending money, you must have a plan - or a budget as we call it.

Open the following link to learn how to create a budget:
Sample Budget Worksheet (pdf)

Want to practice your budget in Excel? Use this preformatted Budget Worksheet:

Practice Budget Worksheet (Preformatted Excel version)

Practice (blank) Budget Worksheet (pdf version)

By creating a budget for yourself, you will know what activities and items you will be able to afford.

More fun with money! Use these helpful web sites:
Financial Football
Making Change
Mapping Your Future